WhatsApp updated in the Beta Zone

WhatsApp has received a nice little update, that is currently available for those  of you that are registered in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update takes the version to 2.11.657.2 and brings the list of changes below. What’s new? You can now archive chats to hide them from the chat list Miscellaneous fixes and updates […]

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WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 updated

WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry 10 has received a nice little update today. This update takes the version to 2.1.1.604.2, and is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet dataplan to help you stay […]

Iran censors WhatsApp

Iran’s censor is reportedly banning WhatsApp, the popular messaging app Facebook bought for $19 billion three months ago, because Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook co-founder and chief executive, is Jewish. The reason for the ban, according to Abdolsamad Khorramabadi, secretary of Iran’s Committee for Determining Criminal Web Content is the adoption of WhatsApp by the Facebook founder […]

WhatsApp and WeatherTrax land in the BlackBerry Beta Zone!

We just told you about BlackBerry opening up the BlackBerry Beta Zone to third party developers and now right after I hit publish on that article I opened up the Beta Zone application to my surprise I see two new beta apps! WhatsApp and WeatherTrax are both currently available in the BlackBerry Beta Zone! Check […]

WhatsApp Sets the Record Straight on Privacy

As this year moves forward we have seen a bunch of privacy concerns from the NSA to your everyday run of the mill smartphone. Today, WhatsApp has issued the below statement touching base on the privacy concerns of all of us users. Of course these concerns only really became relevant with the Facebook buyout. Check […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 updated – Brings Dark theme support & More

WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry 10 has received a nice little update today. This update takes the version to 2.11.414.2, and is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you […]

WhatsApp to bring voice to their app this year!

In an interesting , but not far fetched move WhatsApp will be bringing voice to their popular messaging application. This coming from WhatsApp founder Jan Koum. The move will put WhatsApp close to BlackBerry’s BBM client. You know what they say imitation is the best form of flattery there is. The voice feature will also […]

WhatsApp had other offers on the table: $10Billion Bid by Google

Recently we reported that Facebook bought WhatsApp Messenger for a total of $19 Billion Dollars (I still cannot fathom that) but it seems that they weren’t the only company in the rat race. News has came out that Google was also offering bids to snap up the heavily used yet heavily criticized messenger and also […]

Facebook to Acquire WhatsApp for $16 Billion

MENLO PARK, CALIF. – February 19, 2014 – Facebook today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire WhatsApp, a rapidly growing cross-platform mobile messaging company, for a total of approximately $16 billion, including $4 billion in cash and approximately $12 billion worth of Facebook shares. The agreement also provides for an additional […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 Updated

WhatsApp Messenger for BlackBerry 10 has received a nice little update today. This update takes the version to 2.11.529, and is currently available in BlackBerry World for all to download. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 updated

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 has received a small update to version 2.11.240.2, this update brings  bug fixes for HUB integration issues. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry® and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family. First […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 gets updated

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 has received a nice update to version 2.11.230.2, this update is currently available in BlackBerry World free of charge.  Below you can check out what has changed in the application. What’s new? Lists for broadcast messaging more contacts at once New emojis for BlackBerry devices Z10 and Z30 Page emoticons selector […]

The Cross Platform Messaging War Wages On, WhatsApp vs BBM Continue Bashing One Another

Since BBM launched for all, there has been back and forth banter between WhatsApp and BBM fans. More specifically the Facebook WhatsApp page is a fan page and doesn’t belong to WhatsApp. But the fans are raging hard against BBM anyway. They used Batman to get their point across, suggesting that BlackBerry is “dead.” And […]

WhatsApp Updated, Add Account Manangement Features

Whatsapp Messenger for BlackBerry 10 application has been updated and added in a few additions such as account management features. WhatsApp is a cross-platform smartphone messenger available for BlackBerry and 4 other major handsets. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family. Download WhatsApp […]

Poll Time!! What messaging app do you prefer BBM or WhatsApp??

Well now that BBM has finally made its way across platforms (excluding Windows Phone), I pose this question What is better? BBM or WhatsApp? I am asking because I have been asking myself this same question, although my answer has always been BBM. Be honest in the poll below. You can also let us know […]

WhatsApp Has More Security Problems, A Sign That More People Should Have BBM

A few weeks back, we told you about WhatsApp being hacked. The problem was quickly fixed at the time. Now it seems that they are having more problems. What’s happening now? It appears that even if you die, your WhatsApp account with show activity without you! How is that? Because the phone number is what […]

WhatsApp Site Gets Hacked By Palestinian Hackers

The above is what the WhatsApp website looked like earlier today. It was the result of peace loving Palestinian Hackers. Other than defacing the site, it doesn’t appear that any real harm was done. Although one could argue that this might not make many people feel safe using the messaging platform if the data could […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 Updated

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 has been updated with some new features and enhancements! Below you will see what is new and what support for the application has been added in this update. What’s new? New UI for sending photos: can send multiple photos at the same time Message previews: shows incoming messages from other conversations […]

WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 Updated

WhatsApp has received a nice update today for BlackBerry 10. This update brings voice message fixes and more to the application. WhatsApp is a cross-platform IM client for all of the major platforms in the market including iOS and Android. What’s new? Voice message fixes and improvements including audio routing support (headset/handset/bluetooth) Emoji input now […]

WhatsApp Rolling Out Voice Messaging For All The Platforms

WhatsApp has been around for a while now, 4 years to be exact. And it is offered as an app for all the major platforms. Now, after numerous updates and changes over the years, they have added Voice Messaging to their services. You can record and play messages with a single touch. It’s a pretty […]